Natural Hazards Tephra Fallout Lab
04 Mar 2011 | Educational Materials
This lab walks students through using the tephra2 education graphical user interface (gui) to investigate tephra fallout at Colima volcano. By the end of this lab, students should be able to:•understand that every volcanic event is different and so produces a unique deposit•convert from units of...
2017 AGU Fall Meeting Session - V036: Volcanic Ash—Generation, Transport, Impacts, and Applications
20 Jun 2017 | Miscellaneous | Contributor(s): amanda rachelle hintz
Dear all,We invite you to submit an abstract to our session and look forward to you joining us at AGU 2017 in New Orleans, December 11 - 15, 2017.V036: Volcanic Ash—Generation, Transport, Impacts, and ApplicationSession ID#:...
A Matlab implementation of the Carey and Sparks (1986) model
04 Nov 2015 | Offline Tools
Download the code on GitHub: https://github.com/e5k/CareySparks86_MatlabFollow updates on: https://e5k.github.io/ This file is a Matlab implementation of the Carey and Sparks (1986) model to estimate i) the plume height above sampling altitude and ii) the wind speed at the...
A new method to identify the vent location of tephra fall deposits based on thickness or maximum clast size measurements (SVL)
17 Apr 2018 | Offline Tools
This tool presents a new method to identify the vent location of tephra fall deposits based on thickness or maximum clast size measurements. It is temporarily named "svl", which is short for Source Vent Locator. The method estimates the vent location by coupling semi-empirical models...
DEM converter for Titan2D
25 Jan 2022 | Tools | Contributor(s): Peter W Webley
Convert a Digital Elevation Model (DEM) in ASCII format to a Titan2D readable format
Geochemistry and Petrology first response draft
25 Jan 2022 | Miscellaneous
Here are the documents which were presented at the meeting on the 27th of August. Please feel free to download, edit, and then update the files stored here.
Implementation of material maps into the Titan2D simulation tool
25 Jan 2022 | Presentations | Contributor(s): Peter W Webley
These powerpoint slides describe how to create and use a GIS-classified map with varying basal friction angles with the Titan2d simulation tool. Users can also refer to the Titan user manual for additional information.
INQUA–INTAV International Field Conference and Workshop: Crossing New Frontiers
14 Mar 2018 | Workshops
The INQUA International Focus Group on Tephrochronology and Volcanism (INTAV) cordially invites you to participate in the Crossing New Frontiers - Tephra Hunt in Transylvania international field conference that aims to continue the long tradition of very successful inter-INQUA congress tephra...
La erupción del volcán Calbuco en 2015: Volcanología, sociedad y ecosistemas
25 Apr 2017 | Publications
La erupción del 22-23 de abril de 2015 del Volcán Calbuco tuvo impactos en las actividades sociales y ecosistemas en el sur de Chile y en Argentina, debido a la espesa caída de piroclastos, corrientes calientes de gases y rocas, además de flujos de lodo...
Los depósitos de caída de tefra: Una breve revisión sobre su cuantificación y análisis para la clasificación de erupciones volcánicas explosivas, con ejemplos Latinoamericanos
15 Nov 2015 | Publications
La cuantificación de los depósitos volcánicos es una de las herramientas más utilizadas en la actualidad para clasificar la magnitud de la actividad volcánica y determinar los peligros volcánicos asociados. En el caso especial de las erupciones...
Maar-diatremes - a course module
25 Jan 2022 | Educational Materials
Maar-diatremes are one of the most common volcanic landforms on Earth, and represent an end-member type of volcano whose eruptions are dominated by explosive, subsurface magma-water interaction. Thus they should form an important component of volcanology courses. The recent decade has...
Mono-Inyo Tephra Database
01 Aug 2017 | Data Sets/Collections
The Mono-Inyo Craters is a zone of active volcanism in California, USA, that extends from Mammoth Mountain and Long Valley caldera in the south to the islands of Mono Lake in the north. This resource provides the citation for the Mono-Inyo tephra database. The database can...
25 Jan 2022 | Tools
A tool to calculate the Barth-Niggli and CIPW norms from whole-rock chemistry
25 Jan 2022 | Tools
Olive 2.1.1 a simple fractional crystallization calculator.
Petrological INput - Graphical oUtput
25 Jan 2022 | Tools
A tool to plot geochemical data in petrology
25 Jan 2022 | Tools
puffin = a tool to run the volcanic ash dispersal model -- puff -- based on the plume trajectory model -- bent.
Purace Titan2d Ang Basal 14
25 Jan 2022 | Data Sets/Collections | Contributor(s): Peter W Webley
Simulación para el volcán Puracé del por medio de Titan2d, con un ángulo basal de valor de 14.
Spread sheet to calculate tephra volume for exponential thinning
25 Jan 2022 | Offline Tools
An Excel spread sheet and instructions are provided to calculate tephra volume for exponential thinning on a log(thickness) versus square root of area plot. The spread sheet calculates volumes for a single straight line and for two straight lines. The equations for the calculations are from...
Tephra 2014 - Maximizing the potential of tephra for multidisciplinary science
25 Jan 2022 | Workshops
Tephra deposits are used by diverse communities: volcanologists, petrologists, tephrochronologists, paleoclimatologists, paleoecologists and archaeologists. To perhaps be too reductionist, volcanologists are generally interested in tephra to understand eruption behavior, frequency, and hazards;...
Tephra 2014 Field Trip Guide
25 Jan 2022 | Publications
Guidebook for the field trip to Mount Saint Helens conducted 4-August-2014 as part of the Tephra 2014 workshop.